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File #: 0255X-2019    Version:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 9/11/2019 In control: Economic Development Committee
On agenda: 10/7/2019 Final action: 10/10/2019
Title: To accept the recommendations of the 2019 Columbus Tax Incentive Review Council regarding the continuation, modification or cancellation of all property tax incentives based on the evaluation of Reporting Year 2018.
Sponsors: Emmanuel V. Remy
Attachments: 1. 2019 TIRC Council Summary of Recommendations, 2. Amendment 2019 Council Memo Summary Table (RY2018), 3. Amendment 2019 TIRC Director Memo to Council_
Explanation

The annual City of Columbus (the “CITY”) Tax Incentive Review Council (the “TIRC”) was held on August 21, 2019 to evaluate the compliance status of the CITY’s property tax related incentives -Enterprise Zone Agreements, Post-1994 Community Reinvestment Area Agreements, Pre-1994 Community Reinvestment Areas and Tax Increment Finance Districts - for Reporting Year 2018. The Ohio Revised Code (under Section 5709.85) stipulates that on the basis of the determinations of the TIRC, on or before the first day of September of each year the TIRC must submit to the legislative authority written recommendations for continuation, modification or cancellation of each agreement. Additionally, a legislative authority that receives such recommendations must within sixty (60) days of receipt, hold a meeting and vote to accept, reject, or modify all or any portion of the recommendations. In a memorandum from the Director of the Department of Development to Columbus City Council (“COUNCIL”) dated August 28, 2019, the results of the TIRC were presented and attached to this memorandum was the document “2019 Columbus TIRC Summary of Recommendations.” A meeting was held on September 5, 2019 between representatives from COUNCIL and the Department of Development to review the recommendations. This resolution is requested to be considered to fulfill the stipulations set forth in Section 5709.85 of the Ohio Revised Code and by this resolution will accept the recommendations of the 2019 TIRC.

Title

To accept the recommendations of the 2019 Columbus Tax Incentive Review Council regarding the continuation, modification or cancellation of all property tax incentives based on the evaluation of Reporting Year 2018.

Body

WHEREAS, the annual City of Columbus Tax Incentive Review Council (the “TIRC”) was held on August 21, 2019 to evaluate the compliance status of the CITY’s property tax related incentives for Reporting Year 2018; and

WHEREAS, these incentives included Enterpri...

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